Articles in Category: 'Gary Johnson'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: February 14, 2011 3:55 AM
 

 

The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) heard from two Florida Republicans Saturday, last day of the session.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: February 9, 2011 3:55 AM
 

All eyes will be on Washington this weekend when the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) meets and conducts its Republican presidential nomination straw poll.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: January 19, 2011 3:55 AM

With 2012 looming on the horizon, possible contenders for the Republican presidential nomination weighed in on the new Republican majority in the U.S. House of Representatives, pushing to repeal the health care law passed last year with the support of President Barack Obama.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: January 6, 2011 3:55 AM

As the Republicans took over the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday, prominent politicians looking to be the GOP’s standard bearer in 2012 weighed in on what the new majority should focus on -- and not surprisingly, pointed toward the nation’s sluggish economy.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: January 3, 2011 3:55 AM
 

With 2012 in sight, a dark horse looking at running for the Republican presidential nomination will be heading to New Hampshire for an extended stay next week. Former Gov. Gary Johnson, who served two terms in New Mexico, will travel to the Granite State, site of the first presidential primary, to talk about federal spending and how Congress can reduce it.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: December 16, 2010 4:05 AM
 
President Barack Obama may be an excellent communicator but he faces a serious challenge in that department from incoming U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, argued a prominent communications expert on Wednesday.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: December 14, 2010 4:05 AM
 

With a host of much-better-known Republicans considering running for president in 2012, Gov. Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota has been raising his profile in recent days as he reflects on launching his own bid for the White House.

 
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By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: November 19, 2010 4:05 AM
 

With buzz increasing that he will launch a bid for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012, former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson showed up in Tallahassee Thursday night still touting the trademark libertarian social issues -- legalization of marijuana, for one -- that put him in the minority of the GOP.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: October 9, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Websites and organizations of every description are looking to draft former Gov. Jeb Bush and former U.S. Rep. Joe Scarborough, who now hosts a morning news show on MSNBC, into what probably will be a crowded field gunning for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012.

 
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By: Alex Newman | Posted: October 11, 2010 8:12 AM

Hundreds of liberty-minded Florida activists gathered Sunday -- the symbolic 10-10-10 -- at a resort in Orlando for the Nullify Now conference, a rally and seminar to celebrate the 10th Amendment and promote the idea of nullifying federal laws like “Obamacare.”

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: September 22, 2010 4:05 AM
 
While prominent Democrats like Senate Minority Leader Al Lawson of Tallahassee and Rep. Yolly Roberson of North Miami Beach have endorsed Gov. Charlie Crist, who is running without party affiliation for the U.S. Senate, the governor still has a few friends left in the Republican ranks.
 
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